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  1. Illinois Democrats aim high with minimum wage proposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | SFGate

    In this Sept. 14, 2014, file photo, protesters participate in a rally on Chicago's south side as labor organizers escalate their campaign raise the minimum wage for employees to $15 an hour.

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  2. Group: Rauner deceived Illinois voters on abortion stanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | SFGate

    In this Feb. 23, 2017 file photo, Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner speaks in Springfield, Ill. Personal PAC, an abortion-rights group said Wednesday, April, 19, 2017 in Chicago, that Rauner broke a campaign promise when he pledged last week to veto legislation to expand coverage for abortion and ensure the procedure remains legal in Illinois.

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  3. Rauner's proposed cuts show difficulty in reducing spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | SFGate

    In this April 13, 2017 photo, Lonnie Bland, left and Darian Bills shoot hoops at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Illinois in Springfield , Ill. The pair have been going to the club since they were pre-teens and as they've gotten older, they've benefited from the state-funded Teen REACH program because it allows the club to stay open into the evening hours, when they've attended to do homework or escape what they say is certain trouble awaiting them in the street.

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  4. Rauner opposes bill allowing taxpayer-funded abortionsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 14 | SFGate

    In this Nov. 15, 2011, file photo, Illinois state Rep. Sara Feigenholtz, D-Chicago, poses in Springfield, Ill. Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner is opposing legislation sponsored by Feigenholtz that would allow the state to cover abortions for its employees and Medicaid recipients.

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  5. The Latest: Rauner insists campaign-paid trip not about 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | SFGate

    In this Jan. 25, 2017 file photo, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks in the Illinois House chamber in Springfield, Ill. Rauner is launching the first official campaign tour of his re-election bid on Tuesday April 11, 2016, as Democrats line up to unseat him in 2018 and the Republican tries to turn around his sagging approval ratings.

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  6. Illinois' Lincoln presidential library made separate agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | SFGate

    In Jan. 11, 2015 file photo, then Illinois Governor-elect Bruce Rauner takes a selfie with his family and statues of the Lincoln family, at the Abraham Lincoln Museum and Library in Springfield, Ill. Gov. Rauner has signed an executive order making the Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum a separate state agency.

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  7. Illinois considers legalizing marijuana for a fiscal boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | SFGate

    In this April 12, 2016 file photo, Illinois Rep. Kelly Cassidy, D-Chicago, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. Illinois state lawmakers are considering a proposal that could make Illinois the first state in the Midwest and the ninth nationally to legalize recreational pot.

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  8. Hiring rises in 11 US states last month, gains widely spreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | SFGate

    This Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, file photo, shows the Illinois Department of Employment Security office in Springfield, Ill.

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  9. Illinois voters register objections to parts of budget dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, politicians gather in the Senate chambers at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. The Illinois Senate's "grand bargain" budget compromise has had a rough go.

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  10. Illinois could lose $40 billion in federal Medicaid supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Dec. 1, 2016, file photo, Illinois Rep. Greg Harris, D-Chicago, speaks to reporters at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. Illinois health care experts said the state would face a $40 billion loss in federal Medicaid support under a health care overhaul proposed by congressional Republicans.

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  11. Former Illinois prosecutor not guilty in first wife's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | SFGate

    In this March 6, 2017 file photo, Curtis Lovelace looks over at prosecutors during his first-degree murder trial at the Sangamon County Courthouse in Springfield, Ill. Lovelace, a former Adams County assistant state's attorney, was acquitted in the 2006 death of his first wife, Cory Lovelace in his second murder trial Friday, March, 10, 2016 in Springfield, Ill.

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  12. Former prosecutor takes witness stand, denies he killed wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | SFGate

    In this March 8, 2017 photo, Curtis Lovelace waits for proceedings in his trial to begin at the Sangamon County Courthouse in Springfield, Ill. Lovelace, a former Adams County assistant state's attorney, is accused in the 2006 death of his first wife, Cory Lovelace.

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  13. Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner talks with reporters at the Thompson...Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2017 | SFGate

    Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner talks with reporters at the Thompson Center in Chicago, Friday, March 3, 2017, after his meeting with Grammy-winning artist Chance the Rapper. Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner talks with reporters at the Thompson Center in Chicago, Friday, March 3, 2017, after his meeting with Grammy-winning artist Chance the Rapper.

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  14. Illinois Senate faces tough votes on taxes, school fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | SFGate

    Illinois Senate President John Cullerton, right, answers questions about a piece of the bipartisan grand bargain budget deal during floor debate Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, at the Capitol in Springfield, Ill. less Illinois Senate President John Cullerton, right, answers questions about a piece of the bipartisan grand bargain budget deal during floor debate Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, at the Capitol in Springfield, Ill.

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  15. Opening statements scheduled in ex-prosecutor's retrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Jan. 25, 2016 file photo Curtis Lovelace, center, is escorted by sheriff's deputies to a courtroom at the Adams County Courthouse in Quincy, Ill. Lovelace, a former University of Illinois football star and Adams County prosecutor, is to go to trial a second time for first-degree murder in his first wife's death.

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  16. Chance the Rapper, Rauner to talk Chicago school fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Feb. 24, 2017, file photo, Chance the Rapper takes watches an NBA basketball game between the Chicago Bulls and the Phoenix Suns in Chicago. Rauner and Grammy-winning artist Chance the Rapper plan to meet this week to discuss funding education in Chicago.

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  17. Rauner's 3rd budget likely to be shelved like the first 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Jan. 25, 2017, file photo, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner delivers his State of the State address in the Illinois House chamber in Springfield, Ill. Rauner will propose a third annual budget that is likely to be shelved by the Legislature like his first two, as he addresses a joint session of the Legislature on Wednesday, Feb. 15. less FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2017, file photo, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner delivers his State of the State address in the Illinois House chamber in Springfield, Ill.

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  18. AP Exclusive: Abrupt cuts hinder Illinois violence sheltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Oct. 1, 2015 file photo, advocates for victims of domestic abuse protest outside of state offices in downtown Chicago. The Illinois Department of Human Services waited five months to inform dozens of domestic violence shelters there was no money for them in a temporary budget lawmakers approved last summer.

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  19. Democrat wants public-funds match for small campaign donorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | SFGate

    In this Nov. 15, 2016 file photo, Illinois Sen. Daniel Biss, D-Skokie, speaks at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. Biss wants public money to aid Illinois political candidates reliant on small contributions.

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  20. Lawmakers aim to make Obama's birthday a holiday in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | SFGate

    FILE In this Jan. 18, 2017, file photo, President Barack Obama speaks during his final presidential news conference in Washington. Democratic lawmakers from Chicago have proposed bills to make Obama's birthday a state holiday.

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